Craig Rice received the Irv Otis Scholarship as voted by the IIE Detroit Chapter board of directors. The $500 check was presented to the recipient at the February 24th IIE Detroit senior chapter meeting. Craig Rice is a senior class member in Industrial & Systems Engineering at the University of Michigan - Dearborn.
Craig is an active member of the IIE student chapter at the University of Michigan - Dearborn. He has assisted the student chapter in the planning of chapter meetings and other events, including assisting in the planning and partial funding of the national IIE conference held in May 1997 ion Miami Beach through the student government and the Office of the Dean. Mr. Rice has assisted the I&SE department in its recruiting efforts by helping to organize the yearly get together for the Undecided Students in the School of Engineering. He helped out in making students aware of Industrial Engineering discipline and in the member recruitment effort by going to Freshmen Engineering classes and talking about Industrial Engineering. He has volunteering to go to area high schools with the faculty from the department on recruiting trips.
Craig resides in Canton Michigan an enjoys snowboarding.